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'''George "Tiny" Hobbs''' (1907 – January 30, 1962) was an Ireland|Irish-born railway engineer and political figure in British Columbia. He represented Revelstoke (electoral district)|Revelstoke in the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia from 1960 to 1962 as a British Columbia New Democratic Party|Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) member. He was born in County Wexford and was educated there. After coming to Canada, Hobbs married Margaret Hobbs|Margaret Jackson, a school teacher. He worked from the Canadian Pacific Railway at Revelstoke, British Columbia|Revelstoke. Hobbs served as a school trustee for Revelstoke from 1948 to 1960. He died suddenly in office and his wife was elected to represent Revelstoke in the by-election that followed.
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